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Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

Major powers clash at United Nations General Assembly meeting

NEW YORK, New York - Three major world powers butted heads in a virtual showdown at the United Nations on ...

Trump running into legal hurdles over attempt to ban TikTok

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25 (ANI/Sputnik): A U.S. federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to postpone its ban on downloads ...

White House tightens screws on Havana, reimposes restrictions

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Cuba, aimed at further denying sources of revenue ...

Asteroid size of a bus comes close to Earth

Scientists at the U.S. space agency NASA say a small asteroid - roughly the size of a bus - passed ...

One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...

Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

Rockies, Diamondbacks ready to finish out disappointing season

A season like no other in major league baseball comes to an end for 14 teams on Sunday afternoon. The ...

Energy Ministers of G20 countries to start two-day meeting on Sunday

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): The energy ministers of the G20 states will gather virtually on Sunday for a ...

A cheaper, faster COVID-19 test

Stockholm [Sweden], September 27 (ANI): A method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for COVID-19 infection has been developed by ...

Mets, Nationals still have something to play for in finale

Eleven months ago, the Washington Nationals played in the biggest season finale possible. The stakes won't be nearly as high ...

HR, batting titles, winning record at stake as Yanks host Marlins

The New York Yankees' acquisitions of Luke Voit and DJ LeMahieu might not have received much fanfare, but as the ...

Remains of 117 Chinese soldiers killed in Korean War returned

Chinese soldiers (L) receive coffins containing remains of Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War during a repatriation ceremony ...

Playoff-bound Astros face Rangers in finale, look to reach .500

Even though injuries have undermined their results, the Houston Astros have by every measure failed to meet the lofty expectations ...

League titles, winning record at stake as Yanks host Marlins

The New York Yankees' acquisitions of Luke Voit and DJ LeMahieu might not have received much fanfare, but as the ...

At UN, Belarus Accuses West Of Sowing 'Chaos And Anarchy'

Belarusian Foreign Minister Uladzimer Makey has accused Western states of interfering in the country's internal affairs to foment "chaos and ...

Cambodian Dissidents Sentenced as Crackdown Continues

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - In a move that signals a significant escalation in the Cambodian government's crackdown on the outlawed ...

N. Korea Warns of Naval Tensions During Search for Slain S. Korean

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea said on Sunday it is searching for the body of a South Korean official ...

Free Movement at Risk in Heart of Europe as Swiss Vote

GENEVA - The Swiss will vote Sunday on limiting immigration from the European Union, which, while not expected to pass, ...

MLB roundup: Cubs clinch 3rd division title in 5 seasons

Jose Abreu drilled a go-ahead, bases-clearing double in the fourth inning and James McCann and Yoan Moncada homered to lift ...

Western nations rebuke China at UNHRC over HR violations

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): Amid the growing concerns over ongoing human rights violation in Xinjiang and Hong Kong, the ...

MLB roundup: Cubs lose, still clinch 3rd division title in 5 seasons

Jose Abreu drilled a go-ahead, bases-clearing double in the fourth inning and James McCann and Yoan Moncada homered to lift ...

Gibson pitches Rangers to victory over Astros

Jeff Mathis and Leody Taveras smacked back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning while Kyle Gibson produced his second scoreless ...

Five terrorists killed in explosion while planning attack in Iraq

Baghdad [Syria], September 27 (ANI/Sputnik): At least five terrorists preparing an attack in Iraq died while trying to mount an ...

Latest COVID-19 watch: Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 990,000

Pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, Sept. 25, 2020. (Photo by Michael ...

Opinion: Washington's dirty attack on China's environmental records

A girl takes pictures at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, capital of China, May 11, 2019. (Xinhua/Shen Bohan)It is ...

Nationals complete DH sweep of Mets, 5-3

Trea Turner's one-out solo homer sparked a five-run third inning for the Washington Nationals as the Nationals completed a doubleheader ...

PM Modi highlights India's steps for global welfare in UNGA speech

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday highlighted how India has always thought about ...

For how long will India be out of UN's decision-making structure: PM

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

India will raise its voice against terrorism at UNSC: PM Modi

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said India will not hesitate in raising ...

Women in India are given Paid Maternity Leave of 26 weeks: PM at UNGA

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI): In his address to the UN General Assembly's general debate on Saturday, Prime ...

PM Modi calls for reform in character of UN

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI): Making a strong pitch for India's inclusion as a permanent member of United ...

PM Modi hails India's vaccine production in UNGA

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI): India's coronavirus vaccine production and delivery capacity will help all humanity in fighting ...

IGP Mukesh Singh reviews border security grid in J-K

Samba (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 27 (ANI): Inspector General of Police, Jammu Zone, Mukesh Singh on Saturday reviewed the ...

Indonesians Who Dont Wear Masks May Face Unusual Penalties

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - An Indonesian human rights group is monitoring what it describes as "degrading" punishments handed out to people ...

Tiny Airborne Particles May Pose a Big Coronavirus Problem

NEW YORK - At a University of Maryland lab, people infected with the new coronavirus take turns sitting in a ...

Trump Nominates Barrett for Supreme Court Post

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday nominated Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the death ...

Dignitas promotes Fifflaren, names vENdetta as coach

Dignitas named Halvor "vENdetta" Gulestol to coach its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team after promoting Robin "Fifflaren" Johansson to vice president ...

Multiple ICC staff members test COVID-19 positive

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): Multiple staff members of the International Cricket Council have been tested positive for the ...

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China's domestic and international air cargo transport sectors recover

BEIJING, China, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- China's air cargo transport has maintained gradual recovery momentum with cargo volume in August ...

U.S. stocks push solidly higher, Dow Jones gains 359 points

NEW YORK, New York - Bargain-hunters bore into beaten down U.S. stocks on Friday pushing the major indices higher."It's dip ...

Boeing caps big week with $2.24 billion small diameter bombs contract

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing is to provide small diameter bombs for sale to Australia, Belgium, Israel, Japan, South Korea, the ...

Stocks in Asia steady, modest gains in Japan, Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were generally stronger on Friday, at least in Japan and Australia."What we've seen ...

European Union takes steps to boost international role of euro

BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The European Commission on Thursday unveiled plans to expand the European Union's (EU) Capital ...

UK restaurants and pubs brace for fallout from new restrictions

LONDON, UK - Britain became the latest European country to impose restrictions on socializing Wednesday following a sharp rise in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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